As Mothering Sunday rapidly approaches (30th March for anyone who’s forgotten!), we’ve been thinking about all the friends and journalists we know who are expecting, but won’t actually be “mothers” until after the big day passes – surely they deserve a little love and affection as they embark on the life changing experience of having children?
Beyond the obvious pampering gifts, we think this delightful print from Besty Benn is a wonderful gift idea, encapsulating the notion of what it means to become a mother: to love forever, completely and unconditionally.
Of course, gifts for the baby are lovely ideas too, especially those a mother can cherish long after her child has grown, as well as more practical gifts to make sure she is the coolest mum on the block.
Here’s our round-up of our favourites…